Soccer state tournament preview

Soccer state tournament preview

Starmount and Forbush both clinched home playoff games with wins in their final games of the regular season, but despite a previous report, Elkin has ...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Cross Country: East Wilkes headed to states

Cross Country: East Wilkes headed to states

KERNERSVILLE — When the cross country state championships kick off at the Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex in Kernersville on Saturday, keep an eye...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Forbush cross country headed to states

Forbush cross country headed to states

KERNERSVILLE — Forbush is set to compete in the Cross Country 2A State Championship at the Ivey M. Redmon Sports Complex in Kernersville this Sa...

November 3rd, 2015 |  


Elkin juniors top seniors

Elkin juniors top seniors

The Elkin High School Class of 2017 upset the senior class 24-6 Thursday night during their annual Powder Puff Football tournament. .neFileBlock { ma...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Auto Racing : Season finale at Friendship Motor Speedway

Auto Racing : Season finale at Friendship Motor Speedway

This year’s season of racing at Friendship Motor Speedway concluded Saturday night, sending fans off with one last night of fun.From high-speed ...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Soccer: Elkin and Starmount clinch home playoff matches

Soccer: Elkin and Starmount clinch home playoff matches

Starmount and Elkin both clinched home games for the 1A state soccer playoffs with wins in their final regular-season games.Seniors step up in big win...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Tennis: Elkin’s Miracle Walters and Morgan Randleman play for state championship

Tennis: Elkin’s Miracle Walters and Morgan Randleman play for state championship

CARY— Elkin seniors Miracle Walters and Morgan Randleman pulled off upsets this past weekend to make it to the state championship, but unfortuna...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Football: Breaking down East Wilkes’ thrilling comeback win

Football: Breaking down East Wilkes’ thrilling comeback win

RONDA — Arguably the greatest game in East Wilkes varsity football history happened Friday night. Just ask the nearly 3,000 people who were at E...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Rams defeat Ashe, Buckin’ Elks fall

Rams defeat Ashe, Buckin’ Elks fall

WEST JEFFERSON — The Starmount Rams got all the offense they needed from a pair of big runs from Brandon Prescott and let the defense handle the...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Football weekly preview

Football weekly preview

Only two weeks remain in the regular season for football, and only one team has the potential to come out of Friday night with a trophy to add to its ...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Soccer: Forbush wins in rout over North Surry; Starmount/East Wilkes game postponed to Friday

Soccer: Forbush wins in rout over North Surry; Starmount/East Wilkes game postponed to Friday

EAST BEND — The field was wet and spongy, and perhaps that helped the Forbush Falcons absorb what they learned earlier this month against North ...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Volleyball: East Wilkes, Starmount, and Forbush volleyball knocked out in 1A/2A volleyball tournament

Volleyball: East Wilkes, Starmount, and Forbush volleyball knocked out in 1A/2A volleyball tournament

For Starmount, East Wilkes and Forbush high schools, their hopes of a volleyball state championship were dashed Tuesday night. Starmount and East Wilk...

October 29th, 2015 |  


Golf: Forbush and East Wilkes compete in 1A/2A championship

SOUTHERN PINES — Homework can be made up, but experiences at Southern Pines like two underclassmen from East Wilkes and Forbush had on Monday an...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Soccer: East Wilkes and Starmount set for final regular season game

Soccer: East Wilkes and Starmount set for final regular season game

East Wilkes soccer is going to remember what it was able to do Monday night, because it’s something that no team before has ever done.East Wilke...

October 27th, 2015 updated: October 27th, 2015. |  


Elkin tennis moving on

Elkin tennis moving on

Elkin High School features the girls tennis Player of the Year, and to nobody’s surprise, she, along with her partner, are set to compete for a ...

October 25th, 2015 |  


East Wilkes golfer headed to state championship

One East Wilkes golfer is set to compete for a state championship on Monday and Tuesday.Sophomore Hunter Tharpe punched her ticket to Southern Pines l...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Volleyball 1A tournament: Starmount and East Wilkes ready to hit the road Tuesday night after opening round wins

Volleyball 1A tournament: Starmount and East Wilkes ready to hit the road Tuesday night after opening round wins

Starmount and East Wilkes volleyball are headed to round two of the 1A state tournament following big wins on Saturday afternoon.Starmount (14-10) kic...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Football: Last Friday night’s game of the week lives up to the hype

Football: Last Friday night’s game of the week lives up to the hype

East Wilkes 28, Starmount 21BOONVILLE — Football fans at Starmount High School knew Friday night’s game between East Wilkes and Starmount ...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Volleyball: Elkin shows improvement in season finale

Volleyball: Elkin shows improvement in season finale

Elkin girl’s volleyball’s senior night might have been spoiled by a loss Tuesday, but there’s no reason for the Lady Elks to frown.E...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Volleyball: Starmount clinches second in MVAC with win over East Wilkes, both teams playoff bound

Volleyball: Starmount clinches second in MVAC with win over East Wilkes, both teams playoff bound

BOONVILLE — Starmount volleyball clinched a playoff spot Wednesday night with a win against East Wilkes, but it did not come easy. Tied for seco...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Football game of the week: East Wilkes at Starmount

Football game of the week: East Wilkes at Starmount

East Wilkes and Starmount are set to battle Friday night, and make no mistake, it will be the game of the week.The Cardinals narrowly escaped defeat i...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


XC: East Wilkes shines in cross country conference championship

XC: East Wilkes shines in cross country conference championship

BOONVILLE — The MVAC conference championship for cross country was held at Starmount Tuesday afternoon, but it was East Wilkes and Ashe County w...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Forbush falls in homecoming game

Forbush falls in homecoming game

Forbush running back Zane Johnson makes a break for the endzone during Friday night’s homecoming game against West Stokes. The Falcons fell to W...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Soccer: Late goals from underclassmen propel Elks to victory

Soccer: Late goals from underclassmen propel Elks to victory

As the saying goes, “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” Starmount soccer might be talented, but Monday night Elk...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Buckin’ Elks fall

Blown opportunities in the red zone prevented Elkin from scoring against West Wilkes when it needed it Friday night, and that kept them from adding a ...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Football: Starmount runs over North Wilkes 54-13

Football: Starmount runs over North Wilkes 54-13

BOONVILLE — The Starmount football season didn’t start out as planned, but with Friday night’s win against North Wilkes, they’...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Football: East Wilkes Cardinals comeback against Ashe County saves undefeated season

Football: East Wilkes Cardinals comeback against Ashe County saves undefeated season

RONDA — The East Wilkes Cardinals weren’t perfect Friday night, but when the team needed it most, it was two sophomores who connected for ...

October 18th, 2015 |  


Golf: East Wilkes ties Alleghany in Cedarbrook Invitational; Elkin and East Wilkes players headed to states

Golf: East Wilkes ties Alleghany in Cedarbrook Invitational; Elkin and East Wilkes players headed to states

As conference play came to a close Monday, the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference golf teams gathered together for one final match on Tuesday at the ...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Soccer: Starmount sophomore nails deciding goal in Wednesday’s win

Soccer: Starmount sophomore nails deciding goal in Wednesday’s win

BOONVILLE — Rams soccer is going to remember what they were able to accomplish Wednesday night against Ashe County for many years to come.Down 2...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Tennis: East Wilkes and Elkin win MVAC tournament championships

Tennis: East Wilkes and Elkin win MVAC tournament championships

As the 1A Mountain Valley Athletic Conference tennis tournament concluded Tuesday, one East Wilkes senior punched her way into the 1A West Tournament ...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Golf: All-Conference players named

As the 2015 Mountain Valley Athletic Conference women’s golf season concluded Monday night, Ashe County emerged as the champions. However, East ...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Starmount Basketball Camp set for Halloween

Pumpkins aren’t the only orange thing this upcoming Halloween, as basketballs take the place of jack-o’-lanterns.Starmount’s Basketb...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Forbush tennis falls in final regular season match

Forbush tennis falls in final regular season match

MOUNT AIRY — Forbush closed out its regular tennis season Monday night with a loss to North Surry.It hasn’t been the greatest season for F...

October 13th, 2015 updated: October 13th, 2015. |  


Forbush soccer continues winning streak; On top of WPAC standings

Forbush soccer continues winning streak; On top of WPAC standings

MOUNT AIRY — Forbush soccer went up to North Surry Monday night knowing it would be tight, but probably not nearly as tight as it actually was.K...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Auto Racing: Championship night at Friendship Motor Speedway ends in thrilling fashion

Auto Racing: Championship night at Friendship Motor Speedway ends in thrilling fashion

Championship racing concluded Saturday night at Friendship Motor Speedway, and the storylines across all seven series that raced were picture perfect....

October 11th, 2015 |  


10th annual Elkin Rescue Squad Charity Event results

Below are the first and second place finishers of each flight from Thursday’s 10th annual Elkin Rescue Squad Charity Event presented by 100.9 FM...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Starmount’s defense key in rivalry win against Elkin

Starmount’s defense key in rivalry win against Elkin

The Battle of the Bridge between Starmount and Elkin might have bigger implications on the football field than on the volleyball court, but make no mi...

October 10th, 2015 |  


High school football: East Wilkes football ends 4-year losing streak against Elkin

High school football: East Wilkes football ends 4-year losing streak against Elkin

The East Wilkes Cardinals are flying high after the beatdown they put on the Elkin Buckin’ Elks Friday night. Having mental focus can win games,...

October 10th, 2015 |  


East Wilkes tennis shines with back-to-back wins

RONDA — East Wilkes tennis defeated Alleghany 8-1 on Monday night to move to 12-5 overall and 10-2 in the Mountain Valley Athletic Conference. T...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Speedway champions set to be crowned

Speedway champions set to be crowned

Rain has plagued Friendship Motor Speedway this season, with the past two weekends postponed due to heavy downfalls. Despite this, officials are hopin...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Starmount seniors great in final home game

Starmount seniors great in final home game

Starmount’s tennis team fell in its final home match of the season, but not without a fight from its seniors.Seniors Amber Hurst and Olivia Gree...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Starmount rams Ashe County 3-0

Starmount rams Ashe County 3-0

BOONVILLE — Starmount’s volleyball program came into this season for the most part young and inexperienced. However, looking at their perf...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Dealership looks to raise $10,000 to support Starmount High School

WINSTON-SALEM — Flow Buick of Winston-Salem will host a one-day test-drive event to help raise thousands of dollars for student programs at Star...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Elkin hangs on for first win

Elkin hangs on for first win

In the battle between two football teams desperate for wins, it was Elkin who came out on top Monday night.Tension was in the air and in the hearts of...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Starmount gets shutout win

Starmount gets shutout win

RONDA — Starmount soccer traveled to East Wilkes Monday night, and they did something they haven’t done all season.Behind a relentless off...

October 6th, 2015 |  


SCC Volleyball moves to 18-3

SCC Volleyball moves to 18-3

DOBSON — Surry Community College’s volleyball team is now 18-3 overall with recent wins over Louisburg College and Pitt Community College....

October 6th, 2015 |  


Big Red Machine continues to roll

Big Red Machine continues to roll

For the seniors on the East Wilkes Cardinals football program, their annual game against Alleghany has meant so much to them over the past three years...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Lady Elks sweep Ashe County

Lady Elks sweep Ashe County

Elkin’s Lady Elks put on a dominating performance Thursday night on the volleyball court against Ashe County.Strong serves, as well as a strong ...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Monday night football for Buckin’ Elks

Rain postponed many Friday night athletic events in North Carolina, including what was supposed to be Elkin’s homecoming football game against N...

October 3rd, 2015 |  


Starmount football pushes forward

Starmount had one less day to prepare for their conference matchup against West Wilkes, but with the way the Rams played, they wouldn’t have nee...

October 3rd, 2015 |